Sanders campaign hits Buttigieg for 'gimmick' contest to lower average donation amount

MSN | 12/26/2019 | Joseph Wulfsohn
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Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign slammed South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg for what it called a "gimmick" for help lower its average campaign contribution amount by the end of the year.

© Warren under fire after 'wine cave' comments; reaction and analysis on 'The Five.'

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It came amid new attack lines from various Democrats seeking the White House, claiming some of their rivals were seeking too many campaign contributions from the wealthy. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., called out Buttigieg during last week's debate for holding a recent fundraiser at a California "wine cave," adding, "Billionaires in wine caves should not pick the next president of the United States." Buttigieg fired back by saying he was the only candidate on the stage who was neither a millionaire nor a billionaire, telling Warren, "this is the problem with issuing purity tests you cannot yourself pass."

On Tuesday evening, the Pete for America Innovation Team sent out an email to...
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